Lynden Christian sophomore Avery Dykstra lofts a ball over a Cedar Park Christian defender during the Lyncs’ four-set victory over the Eagles in Wednesday’s district semifinal match. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lyncs clinch 19th consecutive state tournament appearance

BOTHELL — For the 19th straight season, Lynden Christian has secured a spot in the state tournament. But for the first time since 2009, the Lyncs will be heading to Yakima as volleyball district champions. ...

Roper, DeBoer selected for Hall of Fame induction

LYNDEN — A pair of local high school boys’ basketball coaches will soon be Hall of Famers. Lynden head coach Brian Roper and Lynden Christian head coach Roger DeBoer are two of six coaches who have ...

Four local cross country teams headed to state

LANGLEY — Nooksack Valley senior Amy Jo Murphy won her second consecutive bi-district title and four local teams qualified for the state championships in what was a strong showing for north Whatcom County ...

Football roundup: Lions, Cubs set for another rematch

LYNDEN — Get ready for Lynden vs. Sedro-Woolley, Part IV. For the fourth time in just more than a year — and the second time in 15 days — the Lions and Cubs will square off. After Sedro-Woolley lost ...
LC’s Emily Roetcisoender fires a shot in the Lyncs’ 2-0 win over Mount Baker on Saturday in a loser-out district tournament match. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lyncs exact revenge, get past Mount Baker before falling in bi-district

BELLINGHAM — A year ago, Mount Baker ended Lynden Christian’s season in stunning fashion. After the Lyncs had cruised to a 5-0 win over Mount Baker in conference play earlier that year, Mount Baker ...

Soccer roundup: Lions’ historic season comes to an end; Trojans fall to King’s, again

WHATCOM — Lynden’s historic season has come to a close. After advancing to the district tournament for the first time in program history, the Lions were eliminated with a pair of losses in the ...

Volleyball roundup: Pioneers oust Meridian, advance to bi-district

BOTHELL — Nooksack Valley advanced to the bi-district tournament with a 25-21, 25-17, 25-22 sweep of Meridian on Saturday in a loser-out district tournament match at Cedar Park. Briana Turner recorded ...

Former LC star’s new assistant coach: NBA great John Stockton

BOZEMAN, Montana — Former Lynden Christian standout Jasmine Hommes, now heading into her senior season on the Montana State University women’s basketball team, will have an opportunity to learn from ...

Kershner, Sidhu in virtual tie; charter changes mostly favored

WHATCOM ­— The District 2 County Council race between Kathy Kershner and Satpal Sidhu is a virtual toss-up through the first big count of votes. Just 14 votes separate the two, in Kershner’s favor, ...

Ecology director Bellon hears from dairy farmers

LYNDEN ­— Nearly 150 farmers, family members and farm business people packed Peoples Place at the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds on Oct. 29 to meet with Washington State Department of Ecology director ...